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Family Medicine Residency Salary & Benefits – Abingdon

Johnston Memorial Hospital

Thank you for your interest in the family medicine residency program at Johnston Memorial Hospital in Abingdon, Virginia.


Year base rate


  • AY 2023 – $53,619.31


  • AY 2023 – $55,033.97


  • AY 2023 – $57,038.36

Paid days off

  • Residents are allotted twenty (20) total leave days per academic year, which includes 17 personal days and 3 CME days.
  • No more than five (5) days off may be taken per 4-week rotation, except in emergency situations.
  • No more than two (2) days off may be taken per 2-week rotation, except in emergency situations.
  • PGY-1 are not allowed to take vacation during the month of July.

Educational stipend

PGY-1 – $500
PGY-2 – $1,000
PGY-3 – $1,500

Other benefits

  • Life insurance
  • Comprehensive health insurance plan, including prescription card
  • Dental insurance
  • Retirement plans
  • Professional residency program liability insurance, with tail coverage as needed
  • Wellness program and fitness centers
  • Credit union
  • Meal plan
  • Three complimentary lab coats (PGY-1); including dry cleaning
  • 1 complimentary fleece jacket
  • Medical library privileges
  • Residency training license fees
  • Step 3 board exam fees are reimbursable by the program for one attempt
  • AAFP membership dues are paid by the program
  • Free employee parking
  • Counseling, medical and psychological support services

Employing entity

Residents are employees of Johnston Memorial Hospital and are provided with Ballad Health employee benefits in addition to these residency program benefits listed. Please refer to the current Johnston Memorial benefit guide available on the intranet.


If you have any questions, please contact the family medicine office at (276) 258-4435.

Or learn more about the family residency program here.

How to apply

Applicants for the family medicine residency program must use ERAS to apply: